StoryEditMr. Fussy is a perfectionist. He wouldn't tolerate anything imperfect. Mr. Fussy keeps his hair combed, his moustache trimmed, his shoelaces tied and his house neat.
One evening, he is working when his cousin from Australia comes for a visit, Mr. Clumsy! Mr. Clumsy causes chaos and at the end of his stay, everything of the house is disastrous. However, things just get worse for Mr. Fussy as a friend comes to visit, Mr. Bump!
The Mr. Men ShowEdit
In The Mr. Men Show, he retains his yellow nose and neatly combed hair (Though it has a darker color), but is renamed Mr. Persnickety in the US broadcast and Mr. Pernickety in the UK broadcast. He now has a black bow tie, reading glasses, brown shoes, a more neatly waxed mustache, a lime green colored body and a German accent in the UK version. He lives next door to Mr. Messy in a duplex-style house. He and Mr. Messy often are at odds. In Season 2, he retains his same looks, but is darker green and his name is changed back to Mr. Fussy. He thinks Little Miss Magic's popping out of nowhere is rude. In the US and UK Versions, he is voiced by Joseph J. Terry and Rob Rackstraw.
In Physical, Mr. Persnickety was a judge in the olympic-like sport and along with the other judges, failed everyone execpt Mr. Strong.He later participated in the relay race. Mr. Persnickety was the last runner on orange team, but despite his early start, Mr. Quiet overtook him. Luckily, the skunk that Mr. Quiet was carrying released its stink allowing Mr. Persnickety to win
- He was previously called Mr. Persnickety in Season 1 in the Mr. Men Show, but in Season 2 they changed his name back.
- In the original designs, when Mr. Fussy (Persnickety) goes swimming, he wears a yellow-striped swimsuit.
- Mr Fussy has a one sided conflict with Mr. Messy
- In Home Improvement he and Mr. Messy used their paint wands on each other, one of the colors Mr. Messy changed him into is his original color from season 1.
- While one of his catchphrases is "Sweet Henrietta", it is changed to "Sweet Apple Strudel" in the UK version where he has a German accent.
- He is the most Mr. Men to care about Mr. Rude's rudeness, he even knows when he farts in Restaurants.
- The pose Mr. Fussy (Persnickety) makes in Car Wash appears again in Travel.
- In his prototype design, Mr. Fussy (Persnickety) wore a brown vest. He is seen wearing it in the pinball game.
- Mr. Fussy(Pernickety) has his shoes off five times. (Dance, Beach, Shoes, Game Shows, Sand & Surf)
- He might have a crush on Little Miss Naughty.
- His bow tie isn't seen on him in Beach and Airports.
- He had his shoes off in Mr. Stubborn's plot "The Dillydale Super Challenge" after getting hurt in Game Shows.
- In Beach, Mr. Fussy (Persnickety)'s feet are regular like the other Mr. Men and Little Misses, but in shoes they are pointed.
- His mouth can only be seen when he screams.
- Mr. Fussy (Persnickety) is seen without his Moustache Twice (Bugs and Dance Dance Dance).
- Mr. Fussy (Persnickety) has many bow ties at his home (Revealed in Beach)
- He is one of the Mr Men and Little Miss that believed that Mr Rude is acting rude and has bad manners
- Mr. Fussy (Persnickety)'s design is possibly based on the Pringles mascot.
- He looks like a pickle and his face looks like Pringles logo
- He has A Dillydale School only in Season 1
- He was evil in Collecting
- He is a very popular character and most adults (parents) say that he is their favorite because they usually feel like they suffer the same things that he does like in episodes Movies, Cinemas, Sand & Surf, Car Wash, and Wildlife.
- He once walks in his sleep to clean Mr. Nosy and Mr. Small's residence as seen in Sleep.
- He got kicked out of the restaurant by Little Miss Helpful (Restaurants), the library by Mr. Noisy (Books), the cinema by Mr. Strong (Movies), he got kicked out again in the airport by Mr. Strong (Airports), the ballet show by bats (Dance Dance Dance).
- He got kicked out by Mr. Strong twice and both those times were from Mr. Messy's Antics.
- He was turned into a block of ice by Little Miss Magic and goes someone should take away that wand of yours, from the "Trains & Planes" episode.
- He is also a conductor in Music and Sneezes and Hiccups.
- He dosen't like holidays with someone with him in Travel
- He often gets kicked out or yelled at when he is losing his temper with another Mr. Man or Little Miss. (Mostly Mr. Messy, Mr. Rude and Little Miss Naughty) and accused for things that he hasn't done.
- His mouth can be shown when his moustache lifts up. (Amusument Park, Fair ,Birds, Inventions, Trains, Beach), in Mall it shows his chubby cheeks.
- In Season 1, his original color and name was light green and Mr. Pernickety, but since season 2 it was changed to green and Mr. Fussy.
- His piano concerts are always interuppted by both Mr. Rude and Little Miss Chatterbox. (Sleep, Telephones)
- He is seen without his glasses in Farm, Bath and bubbles, Beach, Paint, Eyeglasses.
- He is seen without his Bow tie in Beach.
- He became dark green and had his name changed back to Mr. Fussy because the word Persnickety is a long word for a name and rarely used, also the creators wanted his name to be the same in both US and UK versions, and even because the creators wanted to focus on the books names (though Mr. Nervous is still the same).
- He has been seen with all characters (except Little Miss Curious who hasn't been seen with him so far)
- He has a lot of mean things to say to Miss Naughty and Mr. Messy, but usually doesn't say them so he won't hurt their feelings.
- He once made a pasta sculpture called Fussy a'la Pasta in Arts and Crafts.
- His car has been destroyed in both seasons, in Season 1 it was crushed by Miss Whoops' steamroller in Car Wash, and in Season 2 it was crushed by a boulder and by a giant car engine in Driving.
- His roof has been taken by Mr. Strong in both seasons (Rainy Day, Bad Weather).
- Mr. Fussy (Persnickety) has a picture of a Little Miss in his house and it's his mother and Mr. Clumsy's aunt.
- He is one of the three characters to wear glasses, the others being Mr. Nervous and Miss Whoops.
- In the original series, he had a pet parrot called Mr. Parrot.
- He is one of the three characters with a tie, the others are Mr. Nosey and Mr. Funny.
- He is one of the characters to have a yellow nose, the others being Miss Scary, Miss Sunshine, Mr. Stubborn, Miss Curious and Miss Giggles.
- His shoes are like the other Mr. Men and Little Misses in Sleep, when Mr. Nosy and Mr. Small were looking through their telescope.
- In one episode of Mr. Men and Little Miss, Miss Chatterbox said that Mr. Rush is himself related to him. (In Hello, Pizza Express (Mr. Busy)
- His mustache is NOT fake (it just came off and onto Little Miss Sunshine's face in Dance, Dance, Dance. as a sketch joke).
- He said he wanted Mr Messy's house condemned in Pests.
- In the US dub of Mr. Men and Little Miss in 1997, he has a voice that sounds simmilar to the "Yes" Man from The Simpsons.
- He hates spinach.
- In Library,he became scribble shaped like Mr. Messy. (At the very end)
- In his book,he is referred to twice as "fussy old fusspot" This may suggest that he is an older man.
- Grandpa (Heathcliff, both are fusspots and have a moustaches, a bow-tie and glasses),
- Archibald (VeggieTales, both have a british accent, both green coloured and have bowties),
- Rabbit (Winnie the Pooh, both want to get things properly done),
- Mr. Herriman (Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, both have a moustache, and want things done in a proper way and they don't like filth),
- Duck (Thomas the Tank Engine, both are green, want things done properly and they have cried),
- Ned Flanders (The Simpsons, both have big moustaches and glasses and they have cried)
- Proud Heart Cat (Care Bears, both are perfectionists),
- Bristle (Magic Adventures of Mumfie, both wear eyeglasses and like things in order and properly)
- K.T. (Pinky and Perky, both want things done properly),
- Morton Frog (Pinky and Perky, Both Green, wear a tie and want things done properly),
- Luigi (Mario, Nintendo both are green and have similar moustaches),
- Mouse (Adventures of Mouse and Mole, both have British accents, wear bow ties, and likes things neat, tidy, and their proper place),
- Felix (The Odd Couple, both like things neat and tidy),
- Frasier and Niles Crane (Frasier, all three are fastidous and fussy),
- Bagheera (Jungle Book, both are fussy)
- Mason (The Penguins of Madagascar, they both have British accents, both like to keep things neat and tidy and they both put up with a messy annoyance they live with).
- Henry the Penguin (Oswald, both like things neat and tidy, and like being on time)
- Baron von Goulish (The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy,have British accent,and gets things neat and tidy),
- Dougal (The Magic Roundabout, both are fussy and like things done properly),
- Rex (Toy Story, both are friendly and green),
- Antoine D'Coollette (Sonic SatAM, both like things neat and tidy),
- Top Hat (TUGS, both speaks with a British Accents, and dislikes garbage),
- The Dispatcher (Theodore Tugboat, both have black moustaches),
- Farmer Pickles (Bob the Builder, both have black moustaches),
- Heinrich Von Marzipan (Codename: Kids Next Door, both speaks with a German Accents and both Rivals to Mr. Messy and Numbuh 5/Abigail Lincoln),
- Mr. Turkentine (Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, both are fussy),
- Captain Greer (Bedknobs and Broomsticks, both have black moustaches)
- Dudley (Street Fighter III, both of them are smartly dressed, and every inch a gentleman),
- Rikuo (Darkstalkers, both are green),
- Hamilton Hocks (Maggie and the Ferocious Beast, both are fussy),
- Lord Shen (Kung Fu Panda, both like everything to be perfect),
- Sarge (Cars, both are green and are friends to someone that they seem to dislike),
- Kyle The Conjurer (Fanboy and Chum Chum, both speaks with a British Accents and They are both Rivals To Mr. Messy, Fanboy and Chum Chum)
- Sigmund The Sorcerer (Fanboy and Chum Chum, both speaks with a German Accents and They are both Rivals To Mr. Messy and Kyle The Conjurer)
- Mayor (Powerpuff Girls, both talk through their moustaches)
- Farmerbory (Noonbory and the Super 7, both are green and talk through their mustaches)
- Bakerbory (Noonbory and the Super 7, both talk through their mustaches)
- Bert and Kermit (Jim Henson, all 3 are fussy)
- Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi (Star Wars, all three have a moustache and are friendly)
- PC Boot (The Shoe People, both have black moustaches)
- Peanut Otter (PB&J Otter, both are very careful about what they were doing)
- Chris McClean (Total Drama series both like keeping themselves clean)
- Hans Moleman (The Simpsons, both have bad luck)
- Mr. Smithers (The Simpsons, both wear glasses and are sensitive)
- Francis (Oliver & Company, both have British accents)
- Russell (Littlest Pet Shop, they both like things to be organized)
- James (Thomas the Tank Engine, both have British Accents, fusspots and doesn't like to get themselves dirty)
- Bobo Gigliotti (Fat Pizza, both wants things to be done properly)
- Squidward Tentacles (SpongeBob SquarePants, both are fussy, wants things done properly and lives next to a messy neighbour; Squidward to Patrick, while Mr. Fussy to Mr. Messy)
- Angelica Pickles (Rugrats/All Grown Up, both don't like getting dirty and easily cry)
- Didi Pickles (Rugrats, both wants things done properly)
- Brum (Namesakes series, both wants things done properly)
- Ernie (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, both wants things done properly)
- Teri (The Amazing World of Gumball, both are tidy)
- Hangle (Wizardora, both have moustaches and are fussy)
- Smart Arty (ZZZAP, both have similar moustaches and are fussy)
- Marco (Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps, both are friendly and are very careful about what they were doing)
International publications & translationsEdit
Mr. Fussy appears under the titles:
- Monsieur Tatillon (French)
- Unser Herr Ordentlich (German)
- Meneer Precies (Dutch)
- Ο Κύριος Ιδιότροπου (Greek)
- 挑剔先生 (Taiwan)
- 꼼꼼씨 (Korean)
List of charactersEdit
This is a list of Mr. Men, Little Miss and other special characters that appear in this book.
Title character other appearancesEdit
This is a list of other books that the title character has appeared in.
- Mr. Mischief
- Little Miss Contrary
- Little Miss Yes
- Mr. Funny Upsets Mr. Fussy
- Mr. Fussy Takes a Well Earned Break (TV)
- Little Miss Neat Sees Spots (TV)
- Little Miss Tidy and the Winning Ticket (TV)
- A Job For Little Miss Giggles(TV) (cameo)
- Hello, Pizza Express (Mr. Busy) (TV)(mentioned only)
- Mr. Silly's Silly Secret (TV)(cameo)
- Little Miss Helpful Goes To The Fair (TV)
- What a Question, Little Miss Curious!(TV)(cameo, with no shoes)
- Little Miss Trouble and the Magic Paint(TV)
- Little Miss Late Beats Them All (TV)
- Mr. Clumsy, Head Butler(TV)(cameo)
- Little Miss Chatterbox Goes To Sea Town (TV)(with no shoes)
- Mr. Lazy Takes an Afternoon Nap (TV)(cameo, with no shoes)
- Mr. Men
- Mr. Tickle Mr. Greedy Mr. Happy Mr. Nosey Mr. Sneeze Mr. Bump Mr. Snow Mr. Messy Mr. Topsy-Turvy Mr. Silly
- Mr. Uppity Mr. Small Mr. Daydream Mr. Forgetful Mr. Jelly Mr. Noisy Mr. Lazy Mr. Funny Mr. Mean Mr. Chatterbox
- Mr. Fussy Mr. Bounce Mr. Muddle Mr. Dizzy Mr. Impossible Mr. Strong Mr. Grumpy Mr. Clumsy Mr. Quiet Mr. Rush
- Mr. Tall Mr. Worry Mr. Nonsense Mr. Wrong Mr. Skinny Mr. Mischief Mr. Clever Mr. Busy Mr. Slow Mr. Brave
- Mr. Grumble Mr. Perfect Mr. Cheerful Mr. Cool Mr. Rude Mr. Good Mr. Nobody
- Little Miss
- Little Miss Bossy Little Miss Naughty Little Miss Neat Little Miss Sunshine Little Miss Tiny Little Miss Trouble Little Miss Helpful Little Miss Magic Little Miss Shy Little Miss Splendid
- Little Miss Late Little Miss Scatterbrain Little Miss Greedy Little Miss Giggles Little Miss Twins Little Miss Chatterbox Little Miss Dotty Little Miss Lucky Little Miss Star Little Miss Fickle
- Little Miss Contrary Little Miss Busy Little Miss Quick Little Miss Wise Little Miss Tidy Little Miss Brainy Little Miss Stubborn Little Miss Curious Little Miss Fun Little Miss Somersault
- Little Miss Scary Little Miss Bad Little Miss Whoops Little Miss Princess
- Special Mr. Men
- Mr. Cheeky Mr. Christmas Mr. Birthday Little Miss Jealous Little Miss Christmas Little Miss Birthday Little Miss Stella Mr. Stupid
- Non-English Mr Men
- Mr. Crosspatch Mr. No Little Miss All-Goes-Well Little Miss Brilliant Little Miss Busy-Body Little Miss Careful Little Miss Loud Little Miss Prim Little Miss Selfish Little Miss Vain Little Miss Yes
- Misc. Mr Men
- Little Miss Calamity Little Miss Daredevil Mr. Scatterbrain Mr. Stubborn Other Mr. Men Caveman Mummy Grandfather Clock Mr. Magic Mr. Roundy Mr. Squary Mr. Beefeater Mr. Funny (Beafeater) Mr. Metal Mr. Fussy's unnamed releative Mr. Spendy
- Appeared in other Stories
- Mr. Miserable Mr. Right Mr. Thrifty Little Miss Thrifty Mr. Penny Mr. Prudence Wilfred the Wizard Mr. All-Goes-Wrong Little Miss Nobody
|The Mr. Men Show Characters|
| Season 1 Characters
Little Miss Sunshine • Little Miss Naughty • Little Miss Scary • Mr. Lazy • Mr. Nervous • Mr. Messy • Mr. Quiet • Mr. Stubborn • Little Miss Helpful • Mr. Bounce • Mr. Small • Little Miss Chatterbox • Mr. Persnickety (Mr. Fussy Season 2) • Mr. Grumpy • Mr. Nosey • Mr. Scatterbrain • Mr. Happy • Mr. Bump • Mr. Rude • Little Miss Whoops • Mr. Noisy • Little Miss Calamity (Season 1 Only) • Little Miss Daredevil • Mr. Strong • Mr. Tickle